MINISTRY OF HEALTH CONFIRMS 174 JAUNDICE CASES IN LEBANON

The Ministry of Public Health on Monday announced that the actual number of jaundice (hepatitis A) cases in Lebanon was one hundred and seventy-four (174) cases.

“The ministry has been following up on this issue since its appearance and has announced all the details surrounding this outbreak with absolute transparency; the MoPH is still taking samples and conducting the necessary investigations to clarify the cause behind the spread of this infection, which has not yet been discovered,” a statement by the MoPH said.

“The Ministry of Public Health calls on all citizens to obtain information from it exclusively, and announces that it will issue a daily bulletin on jaundice, as is the case with the Coronavirus, for access to real data and numbers of the existing jaundice cases,” the statement added.

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon